Professor in Conflict Analysis and Resolution

Sabanc─▒ University
Opportunity Type
September 1, 2019


The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) at Sabanci University
( invites applications for an open-rank, full-time or
visiting position from outstanding candidates. We are open to scholars in all areas of
political science and with respect to theoretical and methodological approaches but
are most interested in those whose primary research and teaching interests involve
international relations, comparative politics, or peace and conflict studies, and who
has the ability to teach graduate seminars in research methods, political economy, or
conflict resolution theory and practice.

The successful candidate will be expected to conduct high-impact research, undertake grant applications, supervise graduate students, engage in citizenship activities, and teach graduate and undergraduate courses. Applicants will be evaluated based on both past performance and future potential in these areas.

Sabanci University is a private, department-free, innovative academic institution
located in one of Europe’s largest and oldest cities, Istanbul. The University is strongly committed to interdisciplinary research and teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The medium of instruction is English with a teaching load of two courses per semester. The University admits top-ranking students for its undergraduate programs through a centralized university entrance examination. Faculty members are provided with a highly competitive salary and benefits including an annual personal research fund, health insurance, and housing facilities on its modern campus. Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate is expected to start in September 2019.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit (i) a cover letter (ii) a research statement (iii) a
teaching statement and related documents regarding the applicant’s teaching
experience and preferences, (iv) a CV, (v) two research papers, and (vi) three letters of reference using the online application form of the University at:

For further questions, please contact:

Inci Ceydeli, Faculty Administrative Manager,